Made For Me

The Named Clothing Saunio Cardigan

The Saunio cardigan is number 2 on the Sew My Style project line up and the first Named Clothing pattern I’ve ever used. I can’t say I’m very impressed with the pattern to be honest. The fabric suggestions are incredibly vague so I decided to use a light weight, polyester voile so that it would… Continue reading The Named Clothing Saunio Cardigan

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The Overlocker Series

How To Sew With Knits On Your Overlocker

I was asked how to sew knits on an overlocker. Answer – really easily! Honestly, it is so quick and easy, I LOVE it and I'm sure you will too. At college, I was told to tack (baste) every seam before sewing it. So when I made my first jersey vest top, I went through… Continue reading How To Sew With Knits On Your Overlocker

Pattern Testing

Making Luna Lapin eBook

I volunteered for a blog-hop opportunity with Sew and So UK and they picked me to review an ebook by Sarah Peel called Making Luna Lapin. My first impressions of the book were that this could be a lovely bonding project between parent or grandparent and child. How lovely would that be to be old and… Continue reading Making Luna Lapin eBook

Made For Me

The So Over It Erin Skirt

It was Lisa's denim Erin skirt that caught my eye, I thought it was really versatile - totally my kind of garment - so I absolutely had to buy the ebook, My Capsule Wardrobe City Break. I love the details on this skirt - the pockets, the double topstitching on the pockets and the button stands,… Continue reading The So Over It Erin Skirt

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Tilly and the Buttons Coco Jumper Two

As we're getting to colder weather here in the UK, jumpers are definitely on the sewing agenda and I had a good amount of fabric left over after making my latest Burda jumper. It just so happened that Sewn were having a sewing afternoon at the shop as well. I wasn't able to go to the last one… Continue reading Tilly and the Buttons Coco Jumper Two